Chief Executive Officer

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The Wildlife Trusts is looking or a CEO to be based in London or Newark, with flexible working. Working closely and collaboratively with the 46 Wildlife Trusts and building on existing strong foundations, the CEO will act as an ambassador for The Wildlife Trusts, extending and strengthening its network of partners (including business leaders, parliamentarians, civil servants, funding partners and the media) to achieve greater impact. They will promote and draw strength from the movement’s federated structure and promote the added value that unique local and devolved perspective brings and the impact it achieves. The CEO will lead strong campaigns that inspire, empower and enable the public to take action for nature’s recovery, and to work with The Wildlife Trusts for a wilder future.

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The Wildlife Trusts is a grassroots movement of people from a wide range of backgrounds and all walks of life, who share our vision of a Wilder Future. It has more than 800,000 members, 40,000 volunteers, 2,000 staff and 600 trustees. Forty-six independent Wildlife Trusts work in every part of the UK, on Alderney and the Isle of Man. Together we work on land and sea, from mountain tops to the seabed, from hidden valleys and coves to city streets, to make the world wilder and make nature part of life, for everyone. The movement’s central charity leads the development of the movement and gives it a strong united voice. For more information, visit:

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The Wildlife Trusts


Chief Executive Officer


Wednesday 7th August 2019


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